News at Whitehorse Medical Center

Breaking news - Dr Stephen Wales

We at WMC are thrilled to announce that Dr Stephen Wales will start consulting from WMC from Tuesday next week (6/2/18). Dr Wales graduated from the University of Melbourne in 1986, and gained his Fellowship from the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners in 1990. Dr Wales pursued a number of academic roles at the University of Melbourne soon after Fellowship  before starting full time practice in Vermont in 1996.  After 20 years, Dr Wales has taken a break from full time practice through 2016/2017 and is looking forward to "getting back to it".  Dr Wales is an experienced GP with a strong focus on preventative medicine and enjoys the full spectrum of general practice presentations.  Dr Wales' appointment book will be open later this week.  The doctors and staff at WMC warmly welcome Stephen to the practice.

Posted: January 31, 2018, 10:39 am


Dr David Carne

Dr David Carne announced that he will be formally retiring from general practice at the staff Christmas dinner on 02/12/2018. David has been away from WMC since his Wife Anne was diagnosed with an operable cancer in September this year. David has made this decision after much deliberations with Anne and his children. The doctors, staff and patients at WMC will miss David very much, and we wish David and Anne all the very best.

Posted: December 21, 2017, 12:42 pm


Dr Sang Kim

Dr Sang Kim will commence full time practice at WMC from 05/03/2018. Sang has special in skin cancer and skin procedures as well as all aspects of general practice. A comprehensive profile for Sang will be available soon on this site soon

Posted: December 21, 2017, 12:39 pm


Dr Sol Adibnejad

Dr Sol Adibnejad will join WMC to commence consulting from 22/01/2018. Sol will practice two days a week on Mondays and Fridays and his appointment book is now open. Sol's primary practice interest is around skin cancer and skin procedures. A comprehensive profile will be available on this site soon.

Posted: December 21, 2017, 12:38 pm


WMC 2017 Christmas Update

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Posted: December 21, 2017, 10:12 am


Prescriptions and appointment cancellation

Please be aware if you telephone for a repeat prescription it will be available in 72 hours ______________________________________ As a courtesy please telephone as soon as possible to cancel an appointment if no longer required as you could be charged a cancellation fee

Posted: November 23, 2017, 11:25 am


Dr Peter Sanad

Dr Peter Sanad spent six months as a RACGP Registrar at WMC back in 2016. The doctors and staff at WMC are thrilled to announce that Peter will return to WMC in February 2018 to commence practice after completing his RACGP Fellowship. Peter's practice is largely around all aspects of general practice, men's health, pediatrics and special clinical interests in skin cancer medicine and small office procedures. Peter's schedule at WMC will be published closer to his start date in February 2018.

Posted: November 9, 2017, 2:19 pm


Dr David Carne

Dr Carne has taken an extended leave of absence from WMC, to take care of a family member who recently had to undergo major surgery. At this stage, David and his family are doing well with post operation rehab and care. David and his family extend their thanks to all the patients of WMC for their patients and understanding and also for the numerous messages received. At this stage, David does not know when he will return to commence consulting at WMC. We will however update you all as more information is to hand.

Posted: November 9, 2017, 2:17 pm


Dr Ian Beasley

Sadly after 7 years at Whitehorse Medical Centre and 40 years in General Practice Dr Ian Beasley has decided to retire Ian will be missed by the team at Whitehorse Medical Centre and patients alike Ian is going to be relaxing and enjoying a well-deserved break with his family his dog and a new puppy We all wish him well

Posted: June 16, 2017, 12:23 pm


PARKING on Whitehorse Road Mitcham

Please note the parking on Whitehorse Road is electronic and the times have changed - half an hour in some spots and 1 hour in others To ensure you do not receive an infringement notice please use the shopping centre car park off Mitcham Road, this has a 3 hour limit You can then enter the Medical Centre via the back entrance to the Pharmacy

Posted: March 20, 2017, 5:59 pm


WMC Practice Update - January 2017

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Posted: March 1, 2017, 12:44 pm


Transfer of Medical records

Before the transfer can take place you must sign a transfer of Medical records form The fee for the transfer of Medical records is $20 to cover costs

Posted: February 28, 2017, 7:16 pm


ACCORd Project

Whitehorse Medical Centre participates in research projects and Dr Julie Wang is currently enrolled in the Australian Contraceptive Choice Project (ACCORd) through Monash University. Dr Julie Wang's patients who are female and aged between 16 and 45 years are invited to partake in this project. If you are interested please let reception know either when you phone to make an appointment or when you are arriving for your appointment with Dr Julie Wang. More information regarding the project will be given to you on an iPad at the clinic

Posted: December 9, 2016, 11:03 am


Doctor's caricatures

There have been a number of inquiries regarding the artist responsible for the doctor's caricatures hanging in their rooms.  Juan Perednik, is a visual artist, based in Argentina, who has taken on this project for WMC. Juan's details can be found on http://www.juanperednik.com/

Posted: December 5, 2016, 1:22 pm


Dr Yong Boon

After almost 16 years, Dr Yong Boon is hanging up the boots from general practice in a few weeks time. Yong plans to explore the world a bit more with his wife Angie and spend more time in his garden when he retires. The doctors and staff at WMC will miss Yong's mischievous presence and we wish him well on his travels. Having been in practice at WMC for such a tenure, we will not be surprised if we feel Yong's presence down the main corridor for years to come.

Posted: November 30, 2016, 10:47 am


2017 - Registrars

WMC will farewell Dr Peter Sanad in the first week of February 2017. With Peter's departure, we will have two new registrars for the first term of 2017; we welcome Dr Deepshika (Shika) Chhabra and Dr Jason Vellios to WMC. Both registrars will commence practice on 6th February 2017.

Posted: November 30, 2016, 10:38 am


Dr Kolin Lu

The doctors and staff at Whitehorse Medical Centre welcomed Kolin back to WMC on February 6th 2016 after completing his registrar term

Posted: November 30, 2016, 10:31 am